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Working Americans 1880-2015: Americans at War
Working Americans 1880-2015: Americans at War

Scott Derks · Grey House Publishing Canada
Pages: 600
Format: Hardcover - Revised Ed.

Grey House Publishing is proud to announce the publication of Working Americans 1880-2015, Volume V: Americans at War. This second edition updates the fifth volume in the Working Americans series through 2015, profiling the lives of Americans in times of warfare how they lived, how they...
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This Is Who We Were: 1880-1899
This Is Who We Were: 1880-1899

Grey House Publishing · Grey House Pub; 1 Har/Psc edition
Format: Hardcover

This new addition to the This is Who We Were series provides the reader with a deeper understanding of day-to-day life in America during the last two decades of the 19th century. Readers will uncover what life was like for ordinary Americans as they lived through an industrialized revolution,...
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Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History
Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History

Barry Eichengreen · Oxford University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The two great financial crises of the past century are the Great Depression of the 1930s and the Great Recession, which began in 2008. Both occurred against the backdrop of sharp credit booms, dubious banking practices, and a fragile and unstable global financial system. When markets went...
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They Killed Our President: 63 Reasons to Believe There Was a Conspiracy to As
They Killed Our President: 63 Reasons to Believe There Was a Conspiracy to As

Jesse Ventura · Skyhorse Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past fifty years, you’re aware of the many hypotheses that the assassination of President John F. Kennedy was not done by one man. Whether you’ve read one or a dozen of the books on this topic, there’s no way to fully...
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Kitty Genovese: The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America
Kitty Genovese: The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America

Kevin Cook · Norton & Company, Incorporated, W. W.
Pages: 242
Format: Hardcover

At last, the true story of a crime that shocked the world. New York City, 1964. A young woman is stabbed to death on her front stoop -- a murder the New York Times called "a frozen moment of dramatic, disturbing social change." The victim, Catherine "Kitty" Genovese,...
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Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work
Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work

Susan L. Mizruchi · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A groundbreaking work that reveals how Marlon Brando shaped his legacy in art and life. When people think about Marlon Brando, they think of the movie star, the hunk, the scandals. In Brando's Smile, Susan L. Mizruchi reveals the Brando others have missed: the man who collected four...
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